Diversity in CDB


The Department of Cell & Developmental Biology is committed to preserving and enhancing diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in all of its educational, research, and administrative efforts and to finding innovative approaches to building a cohesive and committed atmosphere where diversity thrives. This commitment is reflected in our Statement of Core Values (click below)
CDB supports and participates in several initiatives for undergraduate and graduate students: 
**Find workshops and courses for students, faculty, and staff through UM Human Resources https://hr.umich.edu/working-u-m/professional-development/learning-professional-development/courses
**Subscribe to, read, and follow the links in Michigan Medicine’s Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies newsletter http://eepurl.com/cxauxf
**Michigan Medicine’s Office for Health Equity and Inclusion (OHEI) offers programs for undergraduate and graduate students and faculty http://www.med.umich.edu/ohei/program/program.html
**Bystander Intervention Training 
**Unconscious Bias Training
The university is an institutional member of The National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity  http://www.facultydiversity.org/ and works with the Big10 Academic Alliance on diversity and recruitment issues http://www.btaa.org/faculty/diversity-and-recruitment
The NSF https://www.nsf.gov/od/odi/ and NIH https://diversity.nih.gov/ both have offices and programs dedicated to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion